$160-$180K DOE

 

Schedule: Full-Time, 5 days a week. with flexibility and availability to work nights, weekends, and holidays as requested.

Accommodations: Live-in Palm Beach and Cape Cod

Location: Palm Beach, FL with travel to Cape Cod in the summer

Summary:

A family is seeking an experienced Domestic Couple (Chef/Cook and Executive Housekeeper) for their main residence in Palm Beach with travel north in the summer to Cape Cod. The ideal couple should be flexible, enjoy travel, and have down to earth personalities. The culture of the home is informal; however, the expectations for quality service and efficiency are high. Must be an experienced an Couple Team with the knowledge and skill needed to run a high-end home and the smooth running of home activities.

Chef/Cook Duties:

Overall responsibility for the kitchen operation, including meal planning, purchasing of food and supplies, meal preparation, and serving.

Learn the family’s dietary needs and culinary preferences. Purchase high-quality ingredients.

The family enjoys healthy cuisine, gourmet and hearty family-style meals, and they frequently entertain. For lunch, they usually prefer salads with local fish, in addition to a variety of foods. Experience in cooking and preparing game is a plus.

Prepare detailed menus and food for all social events.

Maintain kitchen safety at all times to avoid risks of slips, falls, fires, and electrical hazards.

Executive Housekeeper/Houseman Duties:

Highly organized self-starter with an in-depth knowledge of household cleaning and solid experience in the upkeep of fine homes. Must be able to take initiative and work independently, as well as work well with other supporting staff members.

Provide general housekeeping tasks such as cleaning, laundry, ironing, etc.

Table settings and service.

Floral arrangements.

Greet house guests, offer beverages and attend to the guests’ needs for the duration of their stay.

Job Requirements:

Character:

Professional, capable, self-confident

Warm personality

Strong communicator, both written and verbal and through digital mediums

Highly proactive and resourceful, able to solve problems with minimal oversight

High level of discretion, loyalty, and integrity

Highly organized & excellent eye for detail

Requirements:

Experience as a Couple, with the skills of a Cook, Executive Housekeeper/Houseman

Hands-on experience for the upkeep of the home

Understanding of a smart home, light computer

Clean Driver’s license

Yacht experience a plus

Adhere to Confidentiality Agreement & Full Background Check

Non-smoker

Fully vaccinated

 

To apply for this job email your details to kevin@britishsocietystaffing.com